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Frederick Burbidge

Frederick Burbidge, British mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, American Association for the Advancement of Science; Club: Spokan City.

Background

  • Burbidge, Frederick was born on April 16, 1864 in Startford, England. Son of Enoch and Caroline (Green) Burbidge.

  • Education

    • Educated Mechanics’ Institute, Stratford.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, 1882. Manager Butte (Montana) Reduction Works, 1886-1888. Mining on own account, 1888-1893.

      Assayer, assistant manager, manager Bunker Hill & Sullivan Mining & Concentrating Company, 1893-1901. General manager Frisco Mining Company, 1901-1909. Mining on own account, 1909-1916.

      General manager Federal Mining & Smelting corporation since 1916. President Blackhawk Mining Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Club: Spokan City.

    Connections

    • Married Rebecca Florence Williams, of Seneca Falls, New York, May 18, 1892 (died December 24, 1915). Children: Norman Elwell, Beatrice Frederick (Mistress.
    • father: Enoch Burbidge
    • mother: Caroline (Green) Burbidge
    • spouse: Rebecca Florence Williams
    • children: Norman Elwell Burbidge
    • Beatrice Frederick (Mrs Burbidge
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    Born April 16, 1864
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